Jessica Power is an Online Business Owner, a Commercial/Fashion Model, Mother to Eva & Ben and Wife to Eoghan, living in Youghal by the Sea.
She set up her Online Gift Business ‘jesterdesign’ in October 2013, while on maternity leave with her First Baby, creating soft baby headbands, personalised jute tote bags, hand painted wooden gifts and box frames.
Jessica had her Second Baby 15 months after her First and it was while she was on maternity leave for the second time, decided to give up her permanent secure job and take a chance on her own Business full time.
In November 2016, Jessica set up her Multi-Award Winning Blog sharing her love of Crafting, DIY, Interiors and Fashion with a bit of Family Life in between.
In April 2017, Jessica opened up her first Retail Gift Shop & Creative Workshop Studio at 105 North Main Street, Youghal, Co. Cork, rebranding from jesterdesign to Jessica Loves. However, after a tough 2 years in Retail, Jessica made the difficult decision to close her Pretty Shop and move her Business back Online Exclusively.
In 2017, Jessica Loves was nominated for a Cork Business Award for Cork Small Business of the Year and was shortlisted for Best Craft Blog at the Amara Interior Blog Awards in London. Jessica received the Silver Award in the Corporate Arts & Crafts Category at the V by Very Irish Blog Awards in Dublin and took home the Gloria Vanderbilt Award at the Hi Style Awards in Cork.
In 2018, Jessica Loves was again nominated for a Cork Business Award, a Hi Style Award and an Amara Interior Blog Award and again won the Silver Award in the Corporate Arts & Crafts Category at the Irish Blog Awards.
In 2019, Jessica signed as a Fashion and Commercial Model with Assets Model Agency in Cork and Dublin.
Jessica has featured in various media publications including the Youghal News, the East Cork Journal, the Evening Echo, Hi Magazine, Artisan Magazine and the Chill Insurance Winter Home Interiors eMagazine.
She has also featured as a Live TV Craft Contributor on Virgin Media One’s Ireland:am and as a Model on RTE Today Show.
You can keep up to date with Jessica by following her on Instagram here.